Year 3 Holiday Programs

Headstart Success Program

Our course structure for each program:

  • Interactive Academic Learning
  • Between 1 hour and 55-minutes to 3 hour lessons per course, every day for 5 days. Please check our timetable for course running dates.
  • Small class group based
  • Experienced educators
Intensive English, Maths & Thinking Skills

Challenge your child through our intensive exploration of literacy and numeracy skills and competencies. More advanced than the Progressive workshop, it is the perfect course to continue the development of critical skills. Ensure your child develops the skills and knowledge vital to success in Year 3 in the new academic school year. Enrol them in our Intensive workshop today.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop reading and close comprehension skills
  • Develop poetry and writing skills
  • Develop vocabulary and spelling skills
  • Develop knowledge of punctuation, synonyms and antonyms
  • Develop knowledge of decimals, fractions and money
  • Develop key skills in measurement – time, distance, temperature and mass
  • Develop knowledge of graphs and ratios
  • Develop lateral thinking skills
  • Develop speed and accuracy in computation
Advanced English, Maths & Thinking Skills

Ensure your child’s conceptual development is on par in relation to advanced numeracy, literacy and critical thinking. Our highly popular program ensures maximum skills development. A solid preparation for success for the academic school year in Year 3.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop comprehension skills – multiple choice and short answer formats
  • Develop sentence structure and punctuation skills
  • Develop spelling skills – look, say, cover, write, check method
  • Develop general knowledge and problem solving skills
  • Develop subtraction skills – with and without trading; using internal zero
  • Develop concepts of division, time and money
  • Develop concept of hundredths
  • Develop critical thinking skills


Effective Grammar & Creative Writing

A comprehensive course of grammar, sentence structure and writing to ensure your child is well equipped for the demands of the English curriculum in the school setting.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop essential vocabulary
  • Develop understandings of the correct rules of usage
  • Develop comprehension skills – short answer and multiple-choice formats
  • Develop knowledge of possessive nouns, adjectives and pronouns
  • Extend understandings of gender and articles
  • Develop creative writing skills
Speech & Drama Workshop

An exciting and enjoyable program to develop your child’s artistic nature whilst boosting their self-esteem. A comprehensive exploration of vocal and performance skills that will engage your child’s imagination culminating in a play performance on Day 5.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop mime and improvisation skills
  • Develop vocal techniques – pitch and volume control
  • Develop theatrical characterisation skills
  • Develop poetry recitation skills
  • Develop knowledge of reader’s theatre
  • Develop performance skills
  • Develop confidence and social interaction skills
Art & Craft Workshop

Inspire your budding artist with our engaging program of art and craft. Students engage in art and craft activities designed to bring out their creativity as they experiment with shape, colour and form. All materials included.

Course Goals

Among the outcomes:

  • Develop skills in the manipulation of various media
  • Develop knowledge of colour theory, shadow and light
  • Develop fine motor skills
  • Develop artistic knowledge of shape, form and perspective
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